Chancellor’s University Staff Excellence Awards

2006 Matthew Fitzgerald and Mike Woolsey


Matt FitzgeraldMatthew Fitzgerald

Matt Fitzgerald works in information technology for Career Services. Matt manages the "Hire A Falcon" online job service and the "Mentor Network" system and has presented workshops on career-related topics for students.

Matt is an adviser to the racquetball club on campus. He is also a volunteer webmaster for the Wisconsin Racquetball Association. He has also served on the board of the St. Croix Valley Employers Association and a member of the Wisconsin Association of Colleges and Employers, which awarded him with its President's Award for Excellence.

He is an alderman for District 4 in River Falls and is a member of the River Falls Park Board, the Housing Coordination Team and the Cooperative Boundary Commission. He recently completed the Leadership River Falls program offered through the River Falls Chamber of Commerce.

Mike WoolseyMichael Woolsey

Mike Woolsey advises university departments on creating and maintaining Web pages and maintains the University's top-level Web pages.

Woolsey served in the US Army Reserve, has been active in the community as a member of the the River Falls Utility Commission, and River Falls Cable Television Advisory Committee. In addition, he has served as an interim City Council member for District 1. He has been employed with the university since 2001.